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Apple's next tablet is reportedly a smaller iPad Pro, not 'iPad Air 3'

Rumors have pointed to a new 9.7-inch iPad at Apple's to-be-announced March event, but apparently it's <i>not</i> going to be called the iPad Air 3. <i>9to5Mac</i> is now reporting that the next iPad will fall under the iPad Pro brand, offering a step-down size from the monstrous 12.9-inch device that Apple …

Motorola on the Nexus 6: “[Google] wanted the screen size”

Making a phablet can be a bit of a gamble: the prime screen real estate is lavishly luxurious, however not every consumer wants to go for a so-called “miniature” tablet. Heck, by <i>Apple’s</i> own calculations, approximately 60% of its customers are still using 4-inch iPhone devices even <i>now</i>. In Android …

New magnetic charger lets you juice up iPhone wirelessly

We are wireless, but not quite wire-free. One company wants to help iPhone users cut a couple of cords with a magnetic charging solution called the STACK PACK.<p>It’s all capital letters for a product that sounds more like workout vitamins. The STACK PACK promises to pack just as much power as that …

Tech Trends

T-Mobile starts rolling out Marshmallow OTA for the Nexus 6

If you’re the proud owner of a Nexus 6 on T-Mobile, you’ll be glad to hear that the carrier has finally started rolling out the long-awaited …

Motorola's Chicago flagship store is the antithesis of an Apple store

Motorola has exactly <i>one</i> retail store, and it's located in the heart of Chicago's downtown Loop district. I happened to be in the area recently and stopped by on a Friday afternoon before its grand opening. As I found, it is, in many ways, the antithesis of an Apple store. Whereas Cupertino's retail …

Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 has a slightly better screen than the iPad Pro

The company has also published a report on the quality of the new Surface Pro 4's display. Across the same range of tests, the Surface Pro 4 gets an A grade meaning that it beat the iPad Pro.<p>This is significant as the two devices are aimed at similar markets: on-the-go professionals. DisplayMate …

Samsung is making a flip phone that looks like it's from 2004

There's nothing more satisfying than hanging up on someone by aggressively snapping your phone shut, and those versions with a mini-screen on the front predated Galaxy S6 Edge-style 'peek' technology by years.<p>Fortunately, you'll soon be able to experience all this once again, because Samsung is …

Phones

Apple’s making its own Apple Watch charging dock

Apple is getting ready to release an official Apple Watch dock, according two leaks that have revealed the upcoming device’s packaging and design.<p>Pictures of the new dock published by a German Apple fan site reveal Apple’s charging solution will simply be called the “Magnetic Charging Dock.” It is …

AT&T has the Samsung Galaxy View LTE in its sights, releases November 20th

Earlier this Fall, Samsung teased what would become the biggest Android tablet it would ever produce, the Galaxy View. At an impressive 18.4 inches, it is also <i></i>one of the largest Android devices <i>period</i>. While the Wi-Fi model launched a few weeks ago, those waiting for an LTE variant are in luck, as …

Photoslurp Helps Brands Sell Products From Instagram

One of the nice things about Instagram is that unlike the rest of the web, the platform is generally devoid of annoying hyperlinks in posts and comments. However, while no hyperlinks make a cleaner user experience, they also make it hard for e-commerce brands to drive shoppers to external …

eCommerce

Microsoft and Code.org launch Minecraft tutorial to teach kids how to code

Microsoft has announced a partnership with Code.org that will bring Minecraft into the education curriculum.<p>Mojang, the Sweden-based game development studio that shot to prominence due to its work on Minecraft, was acquired by Microsoft for $2.5 billion last year.<p>Founded in 2013, Code.org is a …

Computer Science

Here’s when Samsung’s Galaxy devices will get the Marshmallow update

If you own a Samsung device, you have come to the right place. A full roadmap has been posted including over 15 Galaxy devices and when they’ll get …

Review: Logitech’s Create keyboard case turns iPad Pro into a bona fide laptop

The iPad Pro is being hailed as “a new kind of computer,” but as some have noted, it’s really the top half of a new kind of computer. Missing is the bottom half — the keyboard.<p>Apple has a solution for that — the $169 Smart Keyboard, which turns the iPad Pro into a laptop lookalike. But there’s a …

IPad Pro

iPad Pro’s sneaky surprise: A USB 3.0-capable Lightning port

Sure, the hot new iPad Pro is big, beautiful, and plenty capable, but it’s also apparently future-proof.<p>Apple snuck in a USB 3.0-capable Lightning port into the bottom of your favorite massive tablet without telling anyone.<p>iFixit originally found the unexpected feature when it did its usual …

IPad Pro

Samsung Galaxy A9 Appears In Bluetooth SIG

We have been hearing more and more about the new Samsung Galaxy A9 recently and now the handset has appeared in the Bluetooth SIG.<p>A Samsung …

Samsung launches Gear S2 smartwatch in PH - YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & Reviews

Samsung has officially launched in the Philippines their latest smartwatch powered by Tizen OS – the <b>Gear S2</b>.<p>The Samsung Gear S2 comes in two models – …

Now you can use your Android Wear smartwatch without your phone

By James Peckham<p>An Android Wear update is in the works that will finally mean you can use your wearable without having to rely on your smartphone's …

Wear OS

Save 50 percent on a Project Tango Development Kit for a limited time

For a limited time, developers can sign up for a 50 percent savings on the Project Tango Development Kit, dropping it to just $256. The codes are …

Nvidia

Samsung Galaxy S7 review: A great phone in its day but don't buy one now

It may be eclipsed by the S8 now, but the Samsung Galaxy S7 remains a solid smartphone in every way<p>The Samsung Galaxy S7 has long been usurped as the …

Best upcoming smartphones 2017: The iPhone X, Google Pixel 2 XL and Huawei Mate 10 see the year out

Looking to upgrade your smartphone in 2017? These are the best phones worth waiting for, including the iPhone 8 and Galaxy Note 8<p>We're coming to the …

Mobile Technology

BlackBerry Priv versus Samsung's Note 5 keyboard case

BlackBerry users, both legacy and those waiting patiently for the new Priv to arrive, know what a nice smartphone keyboard is like. The rest of the …

Apple has learned nothing from Microsoft's Surface

The iPad Pro won't replace a PC just yet<p>Apple's 12.9-inch iPad Pro goes on sale tomorrow, and that means CEO Tim Cook is ready to drum up interest in his company's giant tablet. In a series of interviews with UK publications, Cook has been discussing how a bigger iPad will change the world, but one …

Download PlayBox HD For iOS 9 / 9.1 [No Jailbreak Required]

The progressive discontinuation of the extremely popular Popcorn Time movie streaming service has left a lot of users looking for something that …

Why are you using AppStudio – Microsoft now provides as Standalone Android Emulator and integration with Visual Studio 2015

Validate your app at lighting speedWave goodbye to time spent endlessly staring at the Android boot logo.The new Microsoft Android x86 emulator boots …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Samsung takes free giveaways to the extreme to boost Galaxy sales

Samsung would very much like you to buy a new Galaxy phone. In fact, it's bribing you with $350 worth of accessories, plus $50 in cash, if you would so kindly buy any one of its four new smartphones in the next 16 days. Are you trading in an iPhone, perhaps? Samsung would like you to know that it's …

Samsung offering two new accessory bundles with a smartphone purchase and Samsung Pay activation

If you’re thinking about buying a new Samsung phone over the holidays, Samsung is offering two new pricey bundles to tempt you. Both bundles are …